Amelia Bedelia, Bookworm

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Harper Collins, Aug 12, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
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Overdue for some fun?

If so, check out everyone's favorite-minded housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia. Nothing makes Amelia Bedelia happier than helping people and doing exactly as she's told. And what could be more satisfying than a day spent volunteering at the library?

But Mrs. Page, the librarian, is surprised when Amelia Bedelia steals away in the bookmobile for a bookstore visit. Can Amelia Bedelia explain that she was just trying to go by the book? Or will she have the book thrown at her for this latest misunderstanding?

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User Review  - DJRyskie - LibraryThing

This story is one full of puns and very figurative language. Amelia Bedelia takes words very literally and ends up causing a disaster and fixing it in one day without meaning to. A lot of this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - TPicou - LibraryThing

Amelia Bedelia does not take anything lightly, instead she takes everything into literal sense. Amelia volunteers at her local library to help out the librarian. Amelia is not too bright and ends up ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Herman Parish is the nephew of Amelia Bedelia's creator, Peggy Parish, and the author of many books about Amelia Bedelia. He lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

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